Urban Action Academy



Urban Action Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Urban Action Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 91
10 73
11 74
12 58
UG 3

Urban Action Academy is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #18 School District located in Brooklyn, NY. It has 299 students in grades 9th through 12th. Urban Action Academy is the 1,096th largest public high school in New York and the 14,541st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.6 to 1.

Total Students: 299
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 18

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Urban Action Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 191
(64%)
2,153
(51%)
 Female 108
(36%)
2,085
(49%)

Urban Action Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 245
(82%)
3,711
(88%)
 Hispanic 33
(11%)
400
(9%)
 White 11
(4%)
41
(1%)
 Asian 5
(2%)
47
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
12
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
20
(0%)

Urban Action Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 228
(76%)
3,158
(75%)
 Not Eligible 44
(15%)
766
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(9%)
314
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Urban Action Academy is ranked 595th out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Urban Action Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 41.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Urban Action Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 109
2009 170
2010 246
2011 304
2012 299

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 21.8
2009 11.3
2010 12.9
2011 13.2
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 N/A
2009
2010 0.82926829268293
2011 0.6875
2012 0.85284280936455

Compare Urban Action Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 85.3%
 

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